Eddington Invite sees girls place 14th
ELBURNâ€”Armed with six seniors in its arsenal at the Eddington Invite, the Kaneland High School girls cross country roster braved 16 other teams and finished 14th out of 17 varsity teams.
Still working to get a full lineup on race day, the Lady Knightsâ€™ 316 point total was better than Larkinâ€™s 370, and behind Rochelleâ€™s 293.
Geneva, with 42 points, took the meet. Crystal Lake Central (66) and Glenbard East (117) rounded out the top three.
Genevaâ€™s Tess Erhardt took the Elburn Woods race, finishing in 18 minutes, 41 seconds. Crystal Lake Centralâ€™s Kelly McNeely had a time of 18:49.
KHS was led by Andie Strang, who finished 25th overall with a time of 20:15.
Teammate Kris Bowen finished 57th with a time of 21:42. Shaela Collins ran a personal best of 22:10, and Kaitlin Munyon also ran a career-high in 84th place with a time of 22:37.
Next up for KHS is the usual Rock River Run stop in Sterling on Saturday, Sept. 25.
Photo: Kaneland senior Kris Bowen tries leaving the pack behind during Saturdayâ€™s Eddington Invite at Elburn Woods. Photo by Ryan Wells